Commercial lawyer Matt Cormack has been promoted to associate at UK Top 75 law firm Ward Hadaway.
Cormack, who joined Ward Hadaway as a trainee solicitor in 2008, acts for a wide range of clients and advised on issues across various sectors including offshore oil and gas and subsea products and services.
During his time at the firm, he has advised on several multi-national corporate group restructures for a global client involving project management across various overseas jurisdictions.
Cormack is also a solicitor in residence at the Business and Intellectual Property Centre in Newcastle, where he provides initial consultations to clients on a variety of legal issues.
Jamie Martin, managing partner at Ward Hadaway, said: “It is a great pleasure to announce Matt’s promotion to associate.
“We aim to create the right environment for talented lawyers to further their careers here so it is very encouraging to see that process in action.”